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Podcast 629 | featuring porij, Fontaines DC and Midlake

Introduced by MasterChef’s Greg Wallace we’re proud to present another handcrafted podcast from Tom, Paul and Ben featuring the best new music and, of course, some buttery biscuit bass. Artist “Track” [Album] porij “Figure Skating” [Single] Kurt Vile “Palace Of OKV In Reverse” [Watch My Moves] Fontaines DC “Jackie Down The Line” [Skinty Fia] Midlake…



Podcast 611 | Featuring Pandapopalypse, Sea Salt and Botany

Introduced by BBC radio and broadcast legend Zoe Ball 🙌 this week’s podcast is hosted by Tom Crook, Paul Whitty & Ben Smith, as they natter and gnaw over the virtues of their favourite new music tracks from the last few months. Artist “Track” [Album] Home Counties “Redevelopment” [Redevelopment EP] Damon Albarn “Royal Morning Blue”…


Podcast 606 | Featuring Hand Habits, Bit Cloudy and Claire Rousay

Introduced by a world-famous six-time world champion, on this week’s podcast Tom Crook, Paul Whitty and Ben Smith deliver another incredible mix of new music and chat. Artist “Track” [Album] Night Flight “Dreaming” [Songs From Echo Zoo] Hand Habits “Aquamarine” [Fun House] Fred Neil “Little Bit of Rain” [Bleeker and McDougal] Danny George Wilson “Can…




Podcast 580 | Featuring Jane Weaver, Mogwai and Billy Bragg

On this week’s podcast, due to the easing of lockdown restrictions Tom, Ben and Paul are reunited in Ben’s garden to talk about and share their favourite tracks both new and old. Artist “Track” [Album] Ben Howard “What A Day” [Noonday Dream] Jane Weaver “Solarised” [Flock] Mogwai “Fuck Off Money” [As The Love Continues] Yo…


Podcast 575 | Featuring GospelbeacH, The Attendant and Lucy Gooch

On this week’s podcast, Tom, Paul and Ben are joined by the BBC’s Matt Allwright takes on the Abba Cover Version Challenge and Paul eats a Walls Viennetta on a stick. Artist “Track” [Album] GospelbeacH “Albotross Baby” [JAM JAM EP] Fontaines DC “A Hero’s Death (Soulwax mix)” [Single] Ben Folds Five “In Between Days” [Supersunnyspeedgraphic]…


Podcast 571 | The Nightingales, Mighty Mighty and Shame

On this week’s podcast, Tom, Ben and Paul give us an insight into their wardrobe choices and their favourite new music from the past few weeks and months. Artist “Track” [Album] The Nightingales “Gales Doc” [Mind Over Matter] Black Country, New Road “Track X” [For The First Time] Anna B Savage “Corncrakes” [A Common Turn]…


Podcast 567 | Featuring Kelly Lee Owens, Sault and Fiona Apple

On this week’s podcast, Tom, Ben and Paul deliver their first dose of new music and natter (over Zoom) for 2021! Artist “Track” [Album] Squid “Sludge” [Single]    Fiona Apple “Relay” [Fetch The Boltcutters]   Terry Allen & The Panhandle Mystery Band “Death of the Last Stripper” [Just Like Moby Dick]   Fleet Foxes “Shore” [Shore]   Sault…